Sir Thomas Phillipps aimed to own a copy of every book in the world.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
A single older woman takes on a gardener and gets much more than she bargained for.
A traveller passing through a remote village receives a desperate request from a mother.
Series of plays by Nick Warburton, set in an idiosyncratic restaurant in the Fens
A shy middle-aged woman is forced out of her shell by a friendship with a 12 year old girl
Antonia swaps her City job for country life, but why is the cottage she wants so cheap?
A vicar appoints a widower as church safety officer, but he proves to be accident prone.
A man is called to hospital to see his mother, but does anything to avoid her bedside.
Roy dislikes his nice new school jacket so much that losing it becomes a mission.
A year in the life of three primary school children.
Redundant Reg is lacking meaning in his life. Could amphibians provide the answer?
When Jimmy asks Clara to teach him to read, an unlikely friendship develops.
Join Nick Wilson on BBC Radio Sheffield.
BBC Radio Sheffield
Celebrating the art of the mix tape, Nick compiles a new year treat!
BBC Radio Cambridgeshire
Join Nicki in the studio for great Berkshire stories and your choice of music after 3pm.
BBC Radio Berkshire
A mix of music and information for Sunday lunchtime.
BBC Radio Merseyside
Highlights of Nicky's trip to cover the World Cup in South Africa.
BBC Radio 5 live
Nicky brings you up to date with the day, with Norfolk's news, features and travel.
BBC Radio Norfolk
The county's brightest breakfast show, with all your news, sport, travel and weather.
Entertainment, arts and what's ons in the afternoon with Nicola Gilroy.
BBC Radio Lincolnshire
Adeiladau cymdeithasol sy' wedi chwarae rhan allweddol yn ein bywydau. Social buildings
BBC Radio Cymru
Adeiladau cymdeithasol sy' wedi chwarae rhan allweddol yn ein bywydau. Social buildings.
Nigel and Earl tackle the world's problems in this comedy
DBC Pierre reassesses the work of writer and scientist Nigel Balchin.
BBC Radio 4
Join Nigel Dyson on BBC Radio Cumbria.
BBC Radio Cumbria
Christmas entertainment from Nigel Mitchell.
Nigel Ogden presents a programme of popular organ recordings
BBC Radio 2
Welsh international referee Nigel Owens blows the whistle on grassroots refereeing
BBC Radio Wales
Two fresco plasterers get on with preparing the Sistine Chapel for boss man Michelangelo.
The best of Cumbria today - all the latest news, sport, weather and great music!
A mix of entertainment and news with great music and features.
Join Nigel Thompson on BBC Radio Lancashire.
BBC Radio Lancashire
Joiin Nigel Williams on BBC Surrey.
Mark Doyle asks if Nigeria will become a full democracy or be torn apart by violence.
Jackie Ashley investigates the standard of hospital care at nights and at weekends.
Series exploring life after dark
Sarah Moore meets bird rescuer Jean Hains, who launches stricken birds off the cliff-tops.
Sarah Moore meets bird rescuer Jean Hains, who helps young Manx Shearwaters.
Director, author and performer Neil Bartlett explores the myth and song of the nightingale
DJ Andy hates Halloween. But this year, gremlins in the studio lead to startling secrets.
BBC Radio 7
A magical exploration of legends telling that on Christmas Eve the animals speak.
An investigation into the night that changed Northern Ireland's history forever
BBC Radio Ulster
Ana Matronic gets you in the mood for New Year's Eve with two hours of disco delights.
Poet Paul Farley flies over London in a police helicopter and reflects on the city below.
Tim van Eyken investigates songs of seduction and ghosts - the night visiting songs.
Radio 3’s flagship arts programme until 2013. Over 350 editions available in the archive.
BBC Radio 3
The story of Russia's three all-female war regiments that flew more than 30,000 missions.
David Tennant reads disturbing Victorian vampire stories
George Melly recalls performing, partying and other nocturnal pleasures.
Justin Adams on the Egyptian singer who dominated Middle Eastern culture and politics.
The remarkable story of the Mangeshkar sisters - revered by Bollywood fans the world over.
Tony Currie is your host for music, guests, your emails and letters.
BBC Radio Scotland
Music and chat through the night.
Discussion and debate on the big issues.
BBC Asian Network
Early morning music and entertainment with Nihal
BBC Radio 1
The best Asian and desi beats
Music with Nik Martin.
Arts, culture and entertainment with Nikki Bedi plus drama Silver Street
Join Nikki Bedi on BBC London for great music and conversation.
BBC London 94.9
Michael Palin stars in Nikolai Gogol's satirical tale
Farcical tale by Gogol, adapted by Rene Basilico
Comedy set in a sleepy Russian town, starring Griff Rhys Jones
Edward Stourton explores the impact of the famous river on the people of Egypt
Series of comedies written by and starring the Nimmo Twins, Owen Evans and Karl Minns
Coming-of-age story about Jane, who discovers that a secret is being kept from her
Join Nina Das Gupta on BBC Radio Stoke.
BBC Radio Stoke
Nine modern short stories specially written for Christmas and accompanied by festive songs
A celebration of the Christmas story, recorded at Blackburn Cathedral.
The traditional service of Nine Lessons and Carols recorded at the Town Church.
BBC Radio Guernsey
BBC Lancashire bring you the traditional telling of the Christmas story.
Orwellian sitcom starring David Threlfall
Orwellian sitcom starring Robert Lindsay
Dr. Eamon Phoenix explores how the state of Northern Ireland came into being
A group game in the final qualification round for the World Cup in 2010.
BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal
A look at Nirvana's second album Nevermind and Suede's This is London.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Did the number zero come out of religious culture in ancient India? Alex Bellos explores.
James Maw visits a funeral pyre built for the cremation of Indian Army soldiers of WW1.
Coinneach MacLeòid ag innse mu àm sònraichte ann an eachdraidh Sgioba Ball-coise Nis.
Nitin Sawhney explores music from all cultures and traditions
Following the exploits of Precious Ramotswe, Botswana's first ever female detective
Solomon Modumo discusses ideas and myths from Botswana and plays Botswanian music
Edi Stark talks to those who had to accept their dream of having a family is finally over.
An insight into the intoxicating thrills of British motorcycle speedway.
A couple meeting through an agency evaluate life past and present. Rhys Adrian's play.
Sitcom about the lives and squabbles of three very different sisters. By Simon Brett
Trevor Phillips talks to Marine Le Pen and others about extremism in Europe and the UK.
The stories of events and times which had a permanent effect on Scottish communities
Colin Parry travels to Belfast to see how successful the peace process has been.
Comedy drama about a nuclear family
Comedy drama about a 40-something man named Raymond Swan.
A state of the nation play by David Ashton, set at Paisley's premier poetry slam.
Annie Freud explores the work of the all-American poet, William Carlos Williams.
Glasgow's underworld is the setting for Alexander McArthur and H Kingsley Long's story.
Two film-makers shoot using one of the world's last rolls of Kodachrome Super 8 film.
For Biddy, this newfangled device created many more problems than it actually solved.
Anne Harvey visits the countryside that inspired Edward Thomas's poem 'Adlestrop'.